[Openstreetmap] New roads appearing without GPS tracks

Andy Robinson Andy_J_Robinson at blueyonder.co.uk
Fri Dec 16 10:54:28 GMT 2005

And on the same vein I'm about to start geo referencing images of the street
junctions which record the street names and other gazetteer type
information. A video version of the same would be a great too, but not
something I've thought about till now.


Andy Robinson
Andy_J_Robinson at blueyonder.co.uk 

>-----Original Message-----
>From: openstreetmap-bounces at vr.ucl.ac.uk [mailto:openstreetmap-
>bounces at vr.ucl.ac.uk] On Behalf Of Tom Carden
>Sent: 16 December 2005 10:46
>To: Simon Hewison
>Cc: openstreetmap at vr.ucl.ac.uk
>Subject: Re: [Openstreetmap] New roads appearing without GPS tracks
>On 12/16/05, Simon Hewison <simon at zymurgy.org> wrote:
>> Suggestions as to how to record such surveying in the database (without
>> uploading the entire video) are welcome!
>Why would you not upload the entire video?
>I think geo-tagged photo and video feeds are entirely appropriate for
>linking/importing into OpenStreetMap for use as reference material,
>and I imagine we'll see an interface to do that, eventually. (We could
>do it from Flickr now, and Flickr-like video sharing sites are popping
>up already).  When I get my GPS up and running for my phone, I intend
>to start photographing street signs and bus stops, for example.
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